Workers groups mark Labour Day with push for changes in Liberals’ throne speech

Workers groups mark Labour Day with push for changes in Liberals’ throne speech
OTTAWA — One of the country’s largest labour organizations is launching a campaign to coincide with Labour Day to push the Trudeau Liberals for changes to the federal social safety net. The Canadian Labour Congress is hoping the government widens planned changes to the employment insurance system to provide jobless benefits to any worker in the country even after the... Read More

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Auto talks target Unifor national president Jerry Dias will announce Tuesday which Detroit Three automaker will be selected to establish the pattern bargaining agreement, which is traditionally used as a template for deals with the other companies. The union has set a Sept. 21 strike deadline... Read More